celebrate at the world’s oldest
Juneteenth Emancipation Celebration
2016: Commemorating 153 Years Since the Abolition of Slavery in America
www.juneteenthfest.com | info@juneteenthfest.com 


Highlights of the Friends of Emancipation Park’s
2015 Juneteenth Fest Parade

June 17-19, 2016,
We’re celebrating the historic park where Juneteenth celebrations began...

Emancipation Park!


153 years since the Emancipation Proclamation

151 years since Texas slaves were granted freedom
144 years of Emancipation Park Freedom Celebrations &

  43 years of Central Houston Freedom Parades


Due to flooding delays in construction at Emancipation Park, Friends of Emancipation Park’s Juneteenth Events have relocated to nearby venues...

Trinity United Methodist Church, 2600 Holman at Live Oak, Houston TX 77004...MAP

Third Ward Multi-Svs Center, 3611 Ennis, Houston TX 77004 ...MAP

Project Row Houses, 2521 Holman @ Live Oak, Houston TX 77004...MAP